MILLSBORO, Del.- Millsboro police are looking for a suspect wanted in connection with a shooting that occurred last week outside an apartment complex.
Police are looking for 32-year-old Rayfus R. Whaley of Millsboro. He is wanted on the charges of first-degree assault, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, carrying a concealed deadly weapon and possession of a firearm by a person prohibited.
Anyone with information on Whaley's whereabouts is asked to contact the Millsboro Police Department at (302) 934-8174 or Crime Stoppers at 800-847-3333.
Police said the shooting occurred shortly after 8 p.m. Thursday, May 24, at the Millsboro Village Apartment complex on Old Landing Road.
According to police, an investigation determined that a fight broke out in a common area between numerous people. Investigators said that during the fight, Whaley discharged a small caliber pistol. The bullet struck the victim, resulting in a non-life-threatening injury. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
Police said Whaley then fled the scene.